Hard starting, white smoke and dying on deceleration
brett at cloud9.net
Wed Nov 26 16:02:40 EST 2003
>I've got a '91 200 Avant. When I bought the car it always started
>hard, but as of late, it has been dying after running a while when
>you come to a stop.
Bad turbo bypass valve, or the line to the valve is shot.
>On a side note, the fuse that runs to the Rad fan had a massive
>blowout and gave my buddy second degree burns on his arm while he
>was under the hood. Could this be a symptom, culprit, or completely
If the fan was seized and the car overheated and blew the head
gasket, yeah, I guess...maybe...
One thing at a time- fix the TBV.
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